March: Book One HAND SIGNED by Representative John Lewis +2. This listing is for the book March: Book One HAND SIGNED by Representative John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell. Signed and inscribed by all 3 authors on the 2nd page.Book is in "Good" condition. This is a great piece of Political history! Lewis was an American politician and civil-rights leader who served in the United States House of Representatives for Georgia's 5th congressional district from 1987 until his death in 2020. Lewis served as the chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) from 1963 to 1966. Lewis was one of the "Big Six" leaders of groups who organized the 1963 March on Washington.
He fulfilled many key roles in the civil rights movement and its actions to end legalized racial segregation in the United States. In 1965, Lewis led the Selma to Montgomery marches across the Edmund Pettus Bridge.
In an incident which became known as Bloody Sunday, armed Alabama police attacked unarmed civil rights demonstrators, including Lewis, Hosea Williams, and Amelia Boynton. A member of the Democratic Party, Lewis was first elected to Congress in 1986 and served for 17 terms in the U. Due to his length of service, he became the dean of the Georgia congressional delegation.The district he represented includes the northern three-quarters of Atlanta. He was a leader of the Democratic Party in the U.
House of Representatives, serving from 1991 as a Chief Deputy Whip and from 2003 as Senior Chief Deputy Whip. Lewis received many honorary degrees and awards, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom.More importantly, our store also fully guarantees every signature we sell. If you have any questions, feel free to send us a message. 75 per extra "similar" item and is automatically calculated at checkout. The item "March Book One HAND SIGNED by Representative John Lewis +2! Civil Rights Icon" is in sale since Wednesday, July 22, 2020. This item is in the category "Books\Fiction & Literature". The seller is "bargainhistory" and is located in Harrisburg, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Philippines, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Turks and caicos islands.